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I'm running Apache 2 on a Redhat Enterprise Linux 5.8 x86_64 standard box, and can't seem to get mod_deflate enabled.

This is a WHM installation, so I am making amendments to one of the include files that isn't changed by WHM automatically. I have verified that I'm editing the right file.

I've added the LoadModule directive in to the configuration file:

LoadModule deflate_module modules/

But I can't find it (checked with apachectl -l)

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Try running apachectl -M instead to see a list of all loaded items.

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cheers, question updated – Will Morgan Nov 6 '12 at 11:46

These are modules that are statically compiled into the apache executable, don't confuse them with modules that are loaded dynamically (at runtime).

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See this thread for more info:… – FINESEC Nov 6 '12 at 12:08

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